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Backpacking Garda

Lake Garda

There is a few things you should know about Garda hostels and the city in general. Besides comparing you the best and cheapest hostels in Garda, we also highlight what we have liked, disliked and things to look out for.

Garda is a stunning tourist town located on Lake Garda surrounded by mountains. It is located about halfway between Milan and Venice, and close to the city Brescia, in the northern part of Italy. There are a few Garda hostels (most are located in the centre of town). The hostels in Garda are quite upscale, offering balconies with views of the mountains or lake, fine dining, and areas where you can barbecue.

If you're traveling by public transportation, the buses are easy, cheap, and fairly frequent. There are direct routes to Garda from Verona as well, and you may combine train and bus to arrive from other destinations. Also, many of the hostels in Lake Garda have parking options if you are driving.

Many people visit Lake Garda for the beautiful views of the mountains and lake, and the lovely beaches. Garda is also a cute town with lovely boutiques to visit for a bit of shopping. Many visitors also come for the adventure sports -- there are many choices, including hiking, fishing, kitesurfing, sailing, boating, windsurfing, paragliding, rock climbing, canyoning, and mountain biking! The lake is so beautiful -- if you get a chance, be sure to explore it by boat. There are many castles and Roman ruins that can be visited by boat or public ferry, including the ruins at Area archeologica delle Grotte di Catullo, and the unique Castle Sirmione Castle. Lake Garda also holds many festivals, be sure to look into what's offered when booking your dates! Lake Garda is truly an exciting place to visit. Be sure to book your Garda hostel early, as there are limited options during the busy summer season!
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Handwritten by local expert for Garda hostels Shannon Neuber

Other Nearby Cities
Monte Baldo Monte Baldo (4 Km / 3 mi.)
Lumini Lumini (6 Km / 4 mi.)
Caprino Veronese Caprino Veronese (7 Km / 4 mi.)
Ceraino Ceraino (8 Km / 5 mi.)
Pai di Torri del Benaco Pai di Torri del Benaco (8 Km / 5 mi.)
Lake Garda Lake Garda (10 Km / 6 mi.)
Pastrengo Pastrengo (11 Km / 7 mi.)

Things to do in Garda

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